The Federal University of Technology Akure ( FUTA) has explained how a 500-level student in the institution, Ayomide Akeredolu, suddenly died on Thursday after he slumped in his hostel.
According to the management of FUTA, Akeredolu who was ill, had slumped in his hostel and all attempts and medical intervention to resuscitate him at the school’s health centre failed.
“The student was rushed to the Health Centre at about 8:50 pm on Thursday, Aug. 24. He was brought in dead. Efforts to resuscitate him through Cardiopulmonary resuscitation and oxygen therapy proved abortive.
“He was subsequently taken to the UNIMED Teaching Hospital, Akure by the medical personnel on duty inside the university ambulance.
“Understandably, his friends and colleagues are devastated by the sad development. The management joins them to mourn at this very difficult time. Our thoughts and prayers are with our students and the bereaved family.